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5749 Bay La Launch Ave, Orange Beach, AL 36561-4138
(251) 981-3547
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Rutherford, Tennessee
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We to Flippers 3 years ago and the food and service was amazing. We went for lunch this trip and the food was still good but no service. Waitress was wearing a filthy t-shirt and acted as if she hated customers being there. Even getting water was a bother. The food was good but service kinda ruined it. Decided to... More 

Thank cruiselover1983
Sherman, Illinois
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33 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great gumbo and really yummy fresh seafood. Steak also was very good and flavorful! My husband and I ordered different items and shared and there was a lot of food to share and enjoy. Nice view of the bay and outdoor seating is plentiful if you are interested. Excellent service and all in all a really nice dining experience!

Thank 387vacationers
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90 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Perfect spot for the sunset, at the marina. The oysters on the half shell were some of the best I've ever had. There is also a tuna dip served on bread which was phenomenal. The seafood platter which was fried shrimp, clams,oysters, & fish along with fries was incredible. The royal reds are a must have. They're large shrimp that... More 

Thank Robinv1963
Topeka, Kansas
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23 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered the seafood platter, chicken Alfredo, seafood gumbo and the Cajun throw down. The gumbo was amazing. It was a nice stop before we went on our Dolphin tour. It was raining and the restaurant was nice. For desert I ordered Flippers Favorite. My husband loved the Cajun Throwdown.

Thank Sarah L
Thomasville, Alabama
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed fresh seafood and great view if the bay! Phenomenal service. Free ice cream at the end of the meal was the perfect finale!

Thank mgramy
Copperhill, Tennessee
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are not from Orange beach, but we have eaten here everytime we come on vacation. We LOVE flippers. Such awesome food and service!!

Thank _charleeandlula
Lafayette, Louisiana
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107 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good food and a good view too! We've been coming here for years. It has indoor and outdoor seating. It's nice to sit outside with a view on the marina.

Thank Brandy M
Jackson, Mississippi
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2016

Flippers is great for sitting on the dock of the bay. My grandchildren love to go here and see the boats come in and out. The food is always good. Service is good.

Thank deb12122015
Blue Ridge, Georgia
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

We are flippers last night-- from start to finish took about 40 minutes. Very fast service and very good food. We had the seafood nachos and they are the only reason we come to orange beach!! Two nights in a row.

Thank Jessica M
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

The food is amazing. It's a must go to. I love setting outside by the bay in the evening time. They also have a bar outside with music.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
American, Bar, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5749 Bay La Launch Ave, Orange Beach, AL 36561-4138
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Orange Beach
  • Phone Number: (251) 981-3547
Next to Dolphin Express and some other dolphin seeing cruise boats. The seafood was very, very fresh....Excellent.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?